Category: Recipes

Chicken Korma recipe: Yummy Indian curry in the comforts of your home!

Chicken Korma recipe: Yummy Indian curry in the comforts of your home!

It has been quite some time since we posted a recipe on this blog. To be honest, we were just cooking more of the mundane stuff, and were not experimenting as much. However, all that changed one Sunday when I decided to cook what Gordon […]

Butter Chicken recipe: Yum Central style! [VIDEO]

Butter Chicken recipe: Yum Central style! [VIDEO]

Some of the first visuals when you think of Indian cuisine are of succulent chicken swimming around in beautiful gravy, waiting to be scooped up by that smoky tandoori roti before it makes its flavourful journey from your mouth to your stomach. And possibly the […]

Recipe: Chicken nugget curry – a quick chicken curry perfect for hostel-cooking

Recipe: Chicken nugget curry – a quick chicken curry perfect for hostel-cooking

Chicken nuggets are the kind of comfort food that many have fallen back upon at times of need. They provide a level of emotional support that stands apart from almost all others comfort food. But what if you need to build a whole meal around […]

Kosha Mangsho: An especially spicy Bengali preparation of chicken

Kosha Mangsho: An especially spicy Bengali preparation of chicken

Sreya and Sandipan Chatterjee have become regular guests at our home now. And they bring with them bagfuls of joy, fun and fruendship. They drop in, sometimes unnanounced, and the smile on our faces widen each time.   The last time they came, whcih was […]

Butter chicken: The original finger-licking good!

Butter chicken: The original finger-licking good!

Few things can spell Indian food better to the world than “Butter Chicken”. True, that this is a quintessential Punjabi dish today, but its various interpretations have left people all over the world licking their chops first and their fingers later. Mind you, India has […]

Coriander Chicken, with friends at home

Coriander Chicken, with friends at home

Nothing can be experienced to the fullest unless you have friends and loved ones to experience it with. That’s why when our friends Sreya and Sandipan drop in from time to time, often surprising us, the Cheshire-Cat smile makes its appearance on Pooja’s face, and […]

Wine Chicken with Rice: An experimental treat

Wine Chicken with Rice: An experimental treat

So, it’s Sunday, and my nephew Sunny has been visiting over the weekend. So Pooja is playing the good host and cooking up a spicy treat. Last evening, she made a paneer dish that I missed out on because I was in office. But not […]

No mincing words on this keema: It’s awesome!

No mincing words on this keema: It’s awesome!

A normal Bengali household thrives on fish. So much so that it is rarely considered non-vegetarian any more! As a result, it’s fish for lunch, fish for dinner, and in any other form possible throughout the day, including in savouries like fish fries and fish […]

Chicken curry

Chicken curry

It’s a Sunday, and most other people waking up to anticipate a sumptuous brunch. However, these are people who have their weekends off. Not me. I have to dash off to work a bit early today, but it’s still in the afternoon.

An eggs-traordinary lunch

An eggs-traordinary lunch

They say you are a true adult when the very thing you wanted to do as a child gives you pleasure no more. That includes all those things like: “When I am an adult, I can have all the ice-cream, candy, chocolate, playtime or late-night […]